Metrolink Crash

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Driver Dies Of Injuries From Collision With Metrolink Train

Police say a motorist whose car was crushed by a Metrolink train in Burbank has died.


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13 Passengers Hurt When Metrolink Train Collides With Dump Truck In San Fernando

More than a dozen Metrolink passengers reportedly suffered minor injuries when a train collided with a truck near San Fernando Saturday afternoon.


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4 Years Later, Metrolink Crash May Have Claimed Another Victim

Wednesday marks the four-year anniversary of the Metrolink crash in Chatsworth that claimed the lives of 25 people and injured more than a hundred others. CBS2’s Leyla Gulen spoke with some of the victims and their families about the crash and what life has been like since.


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Young Man Killed By Dana Point Metrolink Train In Apparent Suicide

A young man was killed Monday when he stepped in front of a Metrolink train in Dana Point, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.


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Company That Employed Engineer Blamed For Chatsworth Crash Won’t Give Victims More Money

The company that employed the engineer blamed for the deadly 2008 crash of a Metrolink train in Los Angeles won’t add more money to a $200 million victim’s compensation fund.


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Train Crash Survivors Present Claims To LA Judge

A Los Angeles judge has begun hearing testimony from survivors of a disastrous passenger train crash in 2008 that claimed the lives of 25 people and injured 100.


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$200M Fund For Metrolink Crash Victims Finalized

A federal judge’s approval of a $200 million settlement fund for victims of a Metrolink commuter train crash was finalized this week, putting into doubt a Southern California congressman’s attempt to get more money to the victims by raising a federal limit on damage payout for passenger rail accidents.

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Simi Valley Lawmaker Wants To Raise Payouts To Train Crash Victims

Rep. Elton Gallegly said Thursday he wants to raise the liability cap in certain railroad crashes to $500 million.


A Metrolink train collided with a freight train in Chatsworth in 2008.

Metrolink: $200 Million To Settle Deadly Crash

Southern California’s Metrolink commuter rail system and Connex Railroad have decided to pay the maximum $200 million liability for a collision that killed 25 people and injured more than 100 in 2008.